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  • Ref no: EAL04685
  • Published: 17/2/2020
  • Closes: 28/2/2020
  • Location: Council HQ, John Muir House, Brewery Park, Haddington, EH41 3HA
  • Salary: £29,916.00 - £32,553.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Vacancy Informaion


Duration: 2 years Fixed Term

The Improvement Service (IS) is a publicly funded company limited by guarantee, with a total annual budget in the region of £8 million. We exist to support councils and their partners to improve the health, quality of life and opportunities of all Scotland’s population through community leadership, strong local governance and the delivery of high quality, efficient local services.

An exciting opportunity has arisen based within East Lothian Council for an Improvement Officer to deliver an improved service and achieve financial savings following a review of the Facilities Management Service.

The Improvement Officer will be responsible for working with staff and management across the Council to deliver a set of recommendations resulting from a review of the Facilities Management Caretaking, Janitorial and Cleaning Service. This will involve working with closely with the Service and stakeholders to agree business needs, defining specifications and analysing data sets to confirm benefits, risks and costs.

The successful candidate must have experience of delivering service improvements in complex organisations including data analysis, benefits realisation and stakeholder engagement.

The successful candidate would be joining the Council’s Transformation Programme team and working closely with a wide range of Council services.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please get in touch with Caroline Rodgers, East Lothian Council Transformation Programme Manager.

Interviews are likely to take place week commencing 09 March 2020.

Please Note:
Any current ELC employees wishing to apply for this position as a secondment should discuss it with their line manager in the first instance.


For further details of the job and information on how to apply, please click on the link below and you will be redirected to the Improvement Service advert: